Abdul Gani

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Letter to my twenty-five year old self….

<i>I see this smile on your face Abdul, I know this was unexpected but this is what you wanted me to do – To send me a letter so that I can remember you</i> …

How To Engage Any Audience, Anywhere, Anytime

Today, everyone is a publisher, author, speaker, entrepreneur, or thought leader… so much so that almost no one can cut through the clutter.<p>No worries.<p>Four simple principles will enable you to find and engage others. They are:<p><b>Tell stories that matter</b>: Last year, I wrote a short post on LinkedIn …

Retirement Planning

”Life of Rumi”

<b>“Study me as much as you like, you will not know me, for I differ in a hundred ways from what you see me be. Put yourself behind my eyes and see me</b> …

He Doesn’t Have To Be Perfect, But My Soulmate Must Have These 10 Qualities

Single women are told all too often that we’re being too picky. Fortunately, we’re smart enough to know that’s BS. We aren’t expecting someone …

One Insanely Popular Love Story that Breaks Too Many Hearts

We make our relationships so much harder than they need to be. The difficulties started when conversations became texting, feelings became …

How Each Love Language Knows They’re With The Wrong Person

You can always tell when shit has turned sour in your relationship.<p>I’ll be honest, at this point you shouldn’t even be trying to ‘relationship’ …

16 very real relationship lessons I learned from my dad

Get yourself a dad that'll quote Rod Stewart when you're heartbroken.<p><b>1. Space is key.</b> He once said to me, "You know what, you're like a dog. If your partners keep you on a long lead, you'll always come back." Still bit offended about that one TBQH.<p><b>2. Having fun together will keep it fresh.</b> You can …

25 Uncomfortable Truths About Boys You Don’t Want To Hear

1. His mixed signals mean he likes you a little bit — but not enough to be your boyfriend.<p>2. You shouldn’t look at every kind gesture he makes as a …

Everything matters. Nothing matters terribly.

<b>Some of us tend to think that what we do and say and decide to write are cosmically important things. But they are not</b><i>.</i>Your contribution to this …

The 10 qualities of an emotionally intelligent person

There are many different kinds of intelligence, and it’s our job to discover what they are and how to integrate them into our lives. Sources of …

This 95-Year Stanford Study Reveals 1 Secret to Living a Longer, More Fulfilling Life

This decades-long study shows that living an easy, stress-free life won't make you happier -- and definitely won't help you live longer.<p>What will make you happy? What will make you feel fulfilled? What will help you live a longer, healthier life?<p>Good questions.<p>Enter Lewis Terman with an …

Want to Achieve Massive Success? Be Intentional

I’ve seen bright people live mediocre lives because they failed to build an intentional life. When it comes to building a successful lifestyle, being …

The 17 Best Pieces of Advice from Flawless Graduation Speeches

Photo: Annette Shaff/Shutterstock<p>Steve Jobs: Stanford University, 2005<p>“You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking …

4 harsh truths that will make you a better person

Why is it that whenever someone says, “face the facts” you know you’re about to hear something you don’t want to hear? Probably because of a second …

Happiness

My birth was planned in this century at this time, in this home, by The Almighty God – So is yours !

<b>I was just pondering on my thoughts, as someone before Steve Jobs also said – Connect the dots.</b><p>After all of the lives suffering, pain, isolation, …

The 10 Obsessions You Need to Have to Become a Self-Made Millionaire

You get rich by fixating on getting rich.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Becoming a successful entrepreneur and achieving millionaire status isn’t easy -- less than 10 percent of the U.S. population ever reaches this goal. Most people give up along the way, becoming …

Self-improvement

Never Sacrifice Any of These 5 Areas of Your Life for Work

<b>Never Sacrifice Any of These 5 Areas of Your Life for Work</b><p>By <i>Jacqueline Whitmore</i> @etiquetteexpert<p>Personal success author Napoleon Hill once said, …

9 Telltale Signs You're Dealing With an Inauthentic Person

There is no skill more important to success than being able to detect who is sincere and who isn't.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Authentic people are self-aware. They avoid blaming others for their own mistakes and accept their strengths and weaknesses. They show …

Self-help

Three Signs Your Business Idea Is Worth Pursuing

Need a business barometer? Look for these three indications that your business idea really is a "can't miss."<p>"Following your heart" will only get you so far in business. Most entrepreneurs open a business in an area they're passionate about, but the chance of failure is high. In the U.S., the …

What's the Mindset That Defines the Most Successful People? It's What Most of Us Are Missing

Without it, it's impossible to innovate and grow, says billionaire Richard Branson.<p>Nobody likes to fail. Yet failure is the secret to success. If you haven't been rejected a number of times, the current mantra goes, you just haven't experienced success.<p>Sir Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Group, …

7 Main Differences Between A Healthy Relationship And A Toxic One

Always being together isn’t actually a good thing.<p>There are a few glaring hints that a relationship isn’t good for you, like if someone is …

Bishop Michael Curry's Royal Wedding Sermon: Full Text Of 'The Power Of Love'

In a message, which took to church not only those in attendance at the royal wedding of Britain's Prince Harry, 33, and American actress Meghan Markle, 36, on Saturday — but millions watching from across the world — Bishop Michael Bruce Curry preached on the "redemptive power of love."<p>Curry, the …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Not Ready for a Relationship? 7 Legitimate Reasons Why It’s Okay

Dating can be a tough nut to crack and leads many to wonder why bother. Here are seven reasons why you’re not ready for a relationship.<p>You see it all …

This Teen Social Media Maven Joined Instagram When He Heard His Sister Had 1,000 Followers. Now, He Has Millions of His Own.

Declan Mortimer's journey provides key lessons for entrepreneurs of any age.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Never let anyone tell you how to live your life. That was the biggest lesson that teenage entrepreneur Declan Mortimer’s parents taught him growing up and …

Social Media

10 Company Buzzwords That Are Completely Overused

These 10 words don't mean anything to your audience. The time has come to give them a rest.<p>Marketing is all about building your brand and building trust with your audience. However, marketers often make a big mistake when they're trying to achieve those goals: overusing buzzwords and jargon.<p>This …

7 Steps In Project Management To Make Sure Everyone's Learning The Necessary Lessons

“Lessons will be learned” is a phrase that we hear frequently, but it’s not always followed with meaningful change. Within your organization, that doesn’t have to be the case. Use this project review framework to help your company actually learn lessons.<p><b>Start with establishing the needs and state</b> …

10 Things Unstoppable People Do That Average People Don't

Most people can't handle success, authority, or privilege. It destroys them. It makes them lazy.<p>Are you unstoppable or average?<p>Do you get derailed by prior success?<p>Are you thinking linearly or exponentially?<p>Do you do these 10 things?<p>1. Don't get crushed by success.<p><i>Success can become a catalyst for</i> …

Self-improvement

Boost Your Motivation by Focusing on Why You Need to Complete a Task

When you realize you need to get something done, you probably think to yourself, “I have to do that <i>soon</i>.” But that type of thinking disrupts your …

I interviewed over 300 highly successful people about their morning routines — here are 5 things they do to have a focused and productive day, every day

Whenever you see a headline like this, there's a good chance you become immediately skeptical — and rightly so. What can this guy (who you've never heard of, as it happens) tell you about your morning routine that you don't already know, or haven't already read elsewhere?<p>It's a good question, and I …

Time Management